Sept. 18: LABS Dinner Meeting – Terminal Island Biosolids Injection Project

LABS Dinner Meeting 6:30 pm Thursday Sept. 18th Taix French Restaurant  Omar Moghaddam of the City of Los Angeles, Manager Regulatory Affairs Division, has over 26 years experience in water/wastewater, energy and research, power systems, renewable energy, refineries, operations of the resource recovery Continue reading

Mayor Villaraigosa Announces Major Water Conservation Efforts, Puts Water Recycling Back on the Table

    The Mayor, City officials and DWP’s leader announced on Thursday major efforts to conserve water and begin planning for projects which can help increase supplies. This includes putting recycling wastewater back on the City’s agenda – a story Continue reading

Union Pacific Railroad Pays $400,000 Federal Fine for LA River Wastewater Spills

According to the AP: “Union Pacific Corp. agreed to pay $400,000 and admit violating federal environmental laws to settle a California case.” The story says two wastewater spills (a total of 350 gallons) occured at the railroad’s Taylor maintenance yard Continue reading